Nicholas Shaxson

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Area of interest: Tax havens

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Email: nick@treasureislands.org

Personal website: http://treasureislands.org

Website: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/nicholas-shaxson

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Representation: http://www.curtisbrown.co.uk/nicholas-shaxson

Networks: https://twitter.com/nickshaxson

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About: http://treasureislands.org/the-author

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  • also writes/has written for: Financial Times, Reuters, Vanity Fair, the Economist (and its sister publication the Economist Intelligence Unit), International Affairs, Foreign Affairs, the American Interest, the BBC, Africa Confidential and African Energy

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Other activities: journalist and investigator

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Viewpoints/Insight: “A number of people have asked why I live in Switzerland. The reason is that my partner, a journalist, was offered – and took – a job here. When that job came up I thought ‘what better place to be, if I am going to write a book about tax havens?’ – though to be honest London would have been even better"

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Other: Associate Fellow of Chatham House

Books & Debate:

  • Treasure islands: tax havens and the men who stole the world OCLC 659244459, 2011
  • Poisoned wells: the dirty politics of African oil OCLC 82672061, 2007

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Speaking/Appearances: http://treasureislands.org/events

Current debate: http://treasureislands.org/the-arguments

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